Melissa is Greenpeace's senior video producer with more than 15 years experience in film.
Saying you’re from North Carolina these days is downright embarrassing. As a former resident, watching the news from my beautiful state has been devastating. The absurd climate change ...On August 28, 2013 / By Melissa Thompson
“They’re killing us,” says Eriel Deranger, about the companies behind the Tar Sands development. “This is getting dangerous,” says scientist/inventor Jay Harman about global warming. “I feel so ...On May 31, 2013 / By Melissa Thompson
“What should we call you?” I ask Leila Mendez before our Q and A session after a screening of Monsters, Greenpeace’s documentary about Leila and Chicago’s fight to ...On April 10, 2013 / By Melissa Thompson
Recently, I got the chance to see a sneak preview of a gorgeous, provocative new documentary: Musicwood. You can watch the trailer here: http://vimeo.com/12002721. The film (a three ...On June 21, 2011 / By Melissa Thompson
Some days I’m reminded that I have the coolest job in the world. Today is one of those days. It’s not everyday that I get to brag about ...On February 18, 2011 / By Melissa Thompson
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